Profile of Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Mumtaz Zahra Baloch
Ambassador Mumtaz Zahra Baloch is currently serving as Spokesperson and Additional Secretary Asia & Pacific, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Islamabad.
Prior to her current position, Ms. Baloch served as Ambassador of Pakistan to the Republic of Korea (2020-2021) and as Minister/Deputy Head of Mission at the Embassy of Pakistan in China (2015-2020). She has also worked as Counselor for Political Affairs at the Embassy of Pakistan, Washington DC (2006-2011) and as Second Secretary at the Permanent Mission of Pakistan to the United Nations, Geneva (1999-2002). At the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Islamabad she served as Director (America), Director (Security Council and Human Rights) and Director (Strategic Planning) in the Office of the Foreign Secretary.
During 2014-2015, Ms. Baloch served as Director (Academic Programme) and later as Director General of the Foreign Service Academy Islamabad.
Ms. Mumtaz Zahra Baloch holds Masters degree in Physics from the Punjab University, Lahore, a Masters in International Relations from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, USA and a degree in European Studies and Public Administration from the Ecole Nationale d’ Administration, France.
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